Offsite Hub Blog

Welcome to the Offsite Hub Blog page where you will find exclusive industry content from offsite construction sector:

Modular Technology and The Golden Thread

25/8/21

In her report ‘Building a Safer Future’, Dame Judith Hackitt highlights the need for a system-based approach with a golden thread of information running through the lifecycle of each project. Here Jackie Maginnis shares...

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Solving 21 Different Wet Room Challenges

11/8/21

As On The Level celebrate 21 years of experience creating bespoke wet room floor solutions, they take a closer look at how they have helped their clients to overcome a range of different challenges. 1. Wet room floors for...

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Levelling Up & Procuring for Value

21/7/21

Does the increased use of offsite methods contradict social value? Mark Bolger, Social Value Director at Atkins, outlines why we must think differently about what makes construction tick. From the Construction Playbook to the...

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Challenging The Construction Status Quo

30/6/21

HLM Architects recently appointed Dan Brown as Head of Modern Methods of Construction (MMC) Delivery, where he will provide advice and support to existing and new clients on the delivery of offsite projects. We caught up with him to know more...

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A year in review

23/6/21

As we ease out of lockdown, and the end of restrictions are in sight, let's catch up with James Clark, Managing Director at On The Level, to reflect back on a period of time like no other. Looking back to March 2020,...

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Offsite - Keeping Construction On-Track

27/5/21

The impact of Covid-19 has been far-reaching but during these incredibly difficult times, the offsite sector has most definitely gone up a gear to keep construction projects on-track. Offsite technology has been at the epicentre of...

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Raising the Sustainability Stakes

26/5/21

Environmental discussions used to focus on lifecycle analysis including recycling at the end of a building's practical life. More recently the focus has been on embodied carbon probably because it is a less complex calculation and easier to...

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Benefits of flame retardant panels

20/5/21

The construction industry needs reliable, innovative products to successfully maintain fire safety in buildings, whether for traditional building or offsite construction. Flame retardant panels improve a building's 'reaction to fire' as it has...

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Intelligent Supply Chain Partners

17/3/21

Driven by new thinking, engineering expertise and cutting-edge technology – OSCO Homes custom design and build new homes predominately for the social housing sector. Their solutions are based on building to a high specification in...

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Building with Technology

10/3/21

Since its launch in 2015, Project Etopia has seen its profile rise year-on-year. We spoke to Rosanna Lawn, Global Brand & Strategic Partnerships Director, about the importance of technology, disruptive design and factory manufacture on UK...

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